Quality of life comparison
If you lived in India instead of Norway, you would:
be 83.1% less likely to be obese
In Norway, 23.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In India, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 12.4 years less
In Norway, the average life expectancy is 82 years (80 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020. In India, that number is 70 years (68 years for men, 71 years for women) as of 2020.
make 90.0% less money
Norway has a GDP per capita of $72,100 as of 2017, while in India, the GDP per capita is $7,200 as of 2017.
be 2.0 times more likely to be unemployed
In Norway, 4.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In India, that number is 8.5% as of 2017.
have 49.2% more children
In Norway, there are approximately 12.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In India, there are 18.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 72.5 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Norway, approximately 2.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In India, 145.0 women do as of 2017.
be 14.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In Norway, approximately 2.5 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In India, on the other hand, 35.4 children do as of 2020.
be 15.5% less likely to have access to electricity
In Norway, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In India, 84% of the population do as of 2017.
be 64.3% less likely to have internet access
In Norway, approximately 96.5% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In India, about 34.5% do as of 2018.
spend 52.5% less on education
Norway spends 8.0% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. India spends 3.8% of total GDP on education as of 2013.
see 72.2% less coastline
Norway has a total of 25,148 km of coastline. In India, that number is 7,000 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
India: At a glance
How big is India compared to Norway? See an in-depth size comparison.